ServSafe, the national certification program for food service mangers, will be held in Creston on January 14, 2014. The cost of the course is $150 which includes 8 hours class time, a manual, and the national certification exam. It will be held at ISU Extension and Outreach, Union county office in Creston. Anyone interested in preparing and serving safe food is welcome to attend. The course is required currently by some companies including restaurants, hospitals, schools, nursing homes, and assisted living facilities. Starting in January, 2014, all new food service operations will be required to have a certified staff person. To receive more information and registration form, contact ISU Extension and Outreach, Union County 641-782-8426 or your local ISU Extension and Outreach office. Anyone needing to take the recertification exam only may contact the office for more information. Registration is required by January 7.
Contact for more information:
Barb Fuller, MA, RD, LD
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Nutrition and Health Program Specialist